Description

Duties:

  • Deliver evidence based therapeutic practices
  • Integrate security with therapeutic practices
  • Administer and monitor the effects of medication
  • Contribute to therapeutic programs for individuals and groups of patients consistent with a recovery approach
  • Provide support and education to carers/significant others 

Qualification, skills and experience:

  • Hold a Postgraduate Diploma in Mental Health Nursing or equivalent
  • Possess current registration with the Australian Health Practitioner Regulations Agency (AHPRA)
  • Knowledge of contemporary and ethical mental health nursing practice 

Benefits:

We value our staff and provide a range of employee benefits including:

  • Great salary packaging conditions
  • Excellent leave entitlements
  • Ongoing training and full orientation
  • Comprehensive Health and Wellbeing Programs including: Staff gym and pool, Staff health service, Critical Incident Stress Management and Employee Assistance Programs.

Forensicare values a diverse workforce and strongly encourages applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people and people from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds.

This position is subject to a Police Check.

Forensicare promotes the following values: responsiveness, integrity, impartiality, accountability, respect and leadership; and promotes behaviours that are consistent with these values at all times. Forensicare is an equal opportunity employer and offers a smoke free environment.

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